Our Region

The New Frontier

The Abilene region and Texas are the New Frontier for business development and an increasing workforce. Uniquely positioned between Austin and DFW's Metroplex, we have the room to grow your business.

Building Success

We go beyond our city limits to assist businesses with workforce needs. The region's labor shed covers 19 counties, with 140,00 skilled workers from a wide variety of industries and sources.
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Diverse Community

Abilene continues to become more diverse with active downtown growth and expansion of existing businesses through the region. The defense community at Dyess Air Force Base is also a major influence.
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Quality of Life

Where else could you pet a sloth? Abilene offers the kind of small town feel and big city amenities, along with an affordable cost of living, that is attracting many young professionals to the region.
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Educating The Future

Next generations are preparing for the future with a quality education, from grade school through college levels. Abilene provides a full range of educational options for students and parents.
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How We Help

The Abilene Regional Growth Alliance is proud to work collaboratively with current businesses and potential new businesses utilizing our many resources and incentives to assist in their success.
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